Archive for January, 2005

upside down, inside out

Friday, January 14th, 2005

Seems like here in Cape Town (South Africa), that the world is creating its own little natural disasters for us. Yesterday a fire got badly out of hand. Pictures taken from our office and surrounding areas say quite a lot. Also featured on IOL, and news24. It took us about 15 minutes to strip the […]

xmltv in south africa

Tuesday, January 11th, 2005

Looks like flash beat me to it

quick sql script to generate ip address range

Tuesday, January 11th, 2005

I’ve had this lying around for a while, it’s basically a sql script to generate a list of ip addresses from nothing using only temporary tables. It can very quickly create huge amounts of data, and is much quicker than doing nested loops in code to insert the data a line at a time.

xmltv support in South Africa

Tuesday, January 4th, 2005

It has been a while since I last posted. Besides taking a few weeks off over christmas, and now back at work, I’ve been playing with GB-PVR and xmltv. GB-PVR doesn’t support non-mpeg2 capture cards, (in fact the list is limited to cards that support hardware compression). So I’m busy working on the GB-PVR software […]